Vanilla Plum Galette

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Holiday Favourites, Vegetarian3 Comments

Hi, it’s Tori from Fraîche Nutrition here!  I’ve been searching for ways to use these gorgeous Italian Plums that we have been growing in our yard (we have two trees, I had NO idea how much fruit they would produce!), and I think I’ve officially found my favourite way to eat them. This rustic plum galette is SO simple to make and I love …

Back To School Chocolate Cherry Granola Bars

Jillian HarrisAppies & Snacks, Breakfast, Food, Holiday Favourites, Vegetarian3 Comments

Hi everyone, Tori here from Fraiche Nutrition!!! With back to school just around the corner, I thought I should start testing out healthy granola bar recipes (these ones are also vegan) that kids love but more importantly that they’re allowed to bring to school. With all of the different food allergies out there these days you’d be surprised about what …

Pizza For Breakfast

Tori WesszerBreakfast, Food, Vegetarian1 Comment

Who doesn’t like pizza for breakfast?? And better yet, breakfast pizza!!! If you can’t decide if you want eggs or pizza … this breakfast pizza will blow your mind and your taste buds. It’s perfect for the weekends and is surprisingly super easy to make. You don’t have to make your own pizza dough, but I highly recommend it! There are …

Minimalist Baker Cookbook Signing & Recipe

Jillian HarrisFood, Life, Vegetarian2 Comments

Fellow Minimalist Baker fans … get excited because Dana and John Shultz, the husband-and-wife team behind the popular Oregon-based recipe website is coming to Vancouver!!! After launching their first print cookbook … Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking a few months ago, they’ve booked just a handful of cookbook signing events and we are so lucky that Vancouver is on their list this THURSDAY, …

Lemon Curd Poppy Seed “Nice Cream”

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Vegetarian2 Comments

Hi everyone, Erin Ireland here from Its To Die For!!! Jilly has so generously let me take over her blog for the day to share a NEW totally veganish recipe that I like to call “nice cream”!!! While browsing Jillian Harris’ Pinterest food board, one picture, in particular, halted my scrolling. It was a container full of what looked like soft …

Eating For Two

Jillian HarrisBaby, Food, Vegetarian13 Comments

Throughout my entire pregnancy, I’ve been feeling phenomenal (SO LUCKY I KNOW!).  I have cut 90% of my meat intake … I feel healthy, I have a ton of energy still and I do think that a lot of this is to do with my diet. Since my diet has become more plant-based, SO many people have voiced their concerns …

Cacao Pops

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Holiday Favourites, Vegetarian3 Comments

Today’s Food Friday is brought to you by one of my favourite Vancouver locals, Kate Horsman!!!! I’ve had a crush on Kate for almost 10 years now … I originally fell in love with her when she did an interview with the Cross Decor & Design for their blog years ago. Her effortless style, class, and charisma always just beamed …

His and Hers BLTS

Jillian HarrisDinner, Food, Lunch, Vegetarian2 Comments

In an effort to live more plant-based and doing so while living with a partner who isn’t, there are some challenges when preparing meals and stocking the house with staples. One of our “pre-plant-based” favourite meals was BBLTS (bacon, basil, lettuce, tomato). Now that I have reduced my meat consumption I wanted to come up with a way to still enjoy …

Roasted Tomato Basil Capellini

Tori WesszerDinner, Food, Vegetarian2 Comments

Tori from Fraiche Nutrition has done it again … this pasta looks so good I can’t help but drool just looking at it!!! This is a perfect dish to whip up over the long weekend or for a dinner party!! Heck, who am I kidding, it’s a quick and easy recipe for ANY day of the week and any occasion!!! Whoever …

The Green Goddess Sandwich

Jillian HarrisFood, Lunch, Vegetarian16 Comments

There’s a top #breadie competition going on in Vancouver right now between two local chefs. Their different recipes inspired me to create something unique, healthy and delicious of my own using Justin’s favourite, Arnold Bread (a new premium lineup on the west coast … total must try!!!). Who said grilled cheese has to be unhealthy?!? This greens infused super sandwich is …

Fully Loaded Protein Shake

Jillian HarrisBreakfast, Food, Vegetarian5 Comments

I have been so hooked on starting every morning off with a fully loaded smoothie lately. I’ve been sampling different kinds using kale, strawberry, pineapple … the list goes on, but this blueberry one seems to always take the cake!!! With my busy schedule and now being pregnant, it’s important that I am getting all of the vitamins, proteins, omegas and …

Chocolate-Coated Coconut Almond Macaroons

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Vegetarian13 Comments

Hi everyone! For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Erin Ireland. I am a Vancouver food reporter with a special love for plant-based cooking. I’m also the creator of To Die For Fine Foods and ItsToDieFor.ca. With Jilly’s recent switch to becoming “veganish” she’s asked me to contribute monthly vegan recipe posts to help inspire healthy, beautiful, delicious …